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Academic Calendar: Fall 2020

**Please note that the calendar will be continuously updated as events and deadlines are finalized. Please check back frequently for the most up-to-date version.**

Thursday, Sep 3, 2020

Fall 2020 classes begin (Cohort 1, 2 & 3)

Monday, Sept 7, 2020

Labor Day

No classes scheduled / University Holiday

Tuesday, Sep 15, 2020

Last day to withdraw from Fall 2020 classes and receive a refund of 100% Tuition and Fees and not receive a grade of "W"

Students must obtain advisor approval as this will impact future course sequence and program status.

Refund Schedule

Tuesday, Sep 15, 2020

Fall payment due

Failure to meet the payment deadline may result in the cancellation of class reservations

Wednesday, Sep 16, 2020

Beginning today students who want to withdraw from a class should use the Request Class Withdrawal process.

Students must obtain advisor approval as this will impact future course sequence and program status.

Monday, Sep 21, 2020 - Friday, Oct 2, 2020

POP proposal defenses (Cohort 2)

Wednesday, Sep 30, 2020

Deadline to Enroll in or Waive NYU-sponsored Student Health Insurance

Thursday, Nov 26, 2020 - Friday, Nov 27, 2020

Thanksgiving recess for university offices

No classes scheduled / University Holiday

Monday, Dec 16, 2020

Last day of Fall 2020 classes

Tuesday, Dec 24, 2020 - Wednesday, Jan 1, 2021

Winter recess for university offices

The University, including the Office of the University Registrar, will be closed from Thursday, December 24, 2020, through Sunday, January 3, 2021

Academic Calendar: J-term 2021

**Please note that the calendar will be continuously updated as events and deadlines are finalized. Please check back frequently for the most up-to-date version.**

Monday, Dec 7, 2020

J-Term 2021 registration opens

All financially cleared students will be enrolled in their J-Term courses

Thursday, Dec 24, 2020 - Sunday, Jan 3, 2021

Student winter recess - No classes scheduled

Monday, Jan 4, 2021

J-Term 2021 classes begin (Cohort 2 & 3)

Monday, Jan 4, 2021

Last day to withdraw from J-Term 2021 classes and receive a refund of 100% Tuition and Fees and not receive a grade of "W"

Students must obtain advisor approval as this will impact future course sequence and program status.

Refund Schedule

Tuesday, Jan 5, 2021

Beginning today students who want to withdraw from a class should use the Request Class Withdrawal process.

Students must obtain advisor approval as this will impact future course sequence and program status.

Monday, Jan 11, 2021 - Friday, Jan 15, 2021

Final POP oral defenses (Cohort 1)

Monday, Jan 11, 2021 - Friday, Jan 15, 2021

Incoming cohort residency (Cohort 4)

Friday, Jan 15, 2021

Deadline to Submit Proof of Immunizations and Student Health History Form (Cohort 4)

Tuesday, Feb 2, 2021

J-Term payment due (combined with spring payment)

Failure to meet the payment deadline may result in the cancellation of class reservations

Thursday, Feb 4, 2021

Last day of J-Term 2021 classes

Academic Calendar: Spring 2021

**Please note that the calendar will be continuously updated as events and deadlines are finalized. Please check back frequently for the most up-to-date version.**

Monday, Dec 7, 2020

Spring 2021 registration opens

All financially cleared students will be enrolled in their Spring courses

Tuesday, Feb 2, 2021

Spring Payment Due (combined with J-Term Payment)

Failure to meet the payment deadline may result in the cancellation of class reservations

Sunday, Feb 7, 2021

Last day to withdraw from Spring 2021 classes and receive a refund of 100% Tuition and Fees and not receive a grade of "W"

Students must obtain advisor approval as this will impact future course sequence and program status.

Refund Schedule

Monday, Feb 8, 2021

Beginning today students who want to withdraw from a class should use the Request Class Withdrawal process.

Students must obtain advisor approval as this will impact future course sequence and program status.

Monday, Feb 8, 2021

Spring 2021 classes begin (Cohort 2, 3 & 4)

Wednesday, Feb 10, 2021

Deadline to Enroll in or Waive NYU-sponsored Student Health Insurance

Monday, Feb 15, 2021

Presidents’ Day

No classes scheduled / University Holiday

Monday, Mar 15, 2021 - Sunday, Mar 21, 2021

Spring Recess

Thursday, May 20, 2021

Last day of Spring 2021 classes

Academic Calendar: Summer 2021

**Please note that the calendar will be continuously updated as events and deadlines are finalized. Please check back frequently for the most up-to-date version.**

Friday, Feb 8, 2021

Summer 2021 registration opens

All financially cleared students will be enrolled in their Summer courses

Tuesday, May 11, 2021

Summer Payment Due

Failure to meet the payment deadline may result in the cancellation of class reservations

Thursday, May 27, 2021

Last day to withdraw from Summer 2021 classes and receive a refund of 100% Tuition and Fees and not receive a grade of "W"

Students must obtain advisor approval as this will impact future course sequence and program status.

Refund Schedule

Friday, May 28, 2021

Beginning today students who want to withdraw from a class should use the Request Class Withdrawal process.

Students must obtain advisor approval as this will impact future course sequence and program status.

Monday, May 31, 2021

Memorial Day

No classes scheduled / University Holiday

Monday, Jun 7, 2021

Summer 2021 classes begin (Cohort 3 & 4)

Sunday, Jul 4, 2021

Independence Day

Monday, Jul 5, 2021

Independence Day (Observed)

No classes scheduled / University Holiday

Wednesday, Jul 28

Last day of Summer 2021 classes (Cohort 3 & 4)